Reality Bites; Mental Illness- Learn

Event Type: Adult
Age Group(s): Everyone
Date: 6/6/2018
Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM
 This is a workshop-style class, where we watch short videos and films, participate in collective conversations, and take part in group exercises. Be prepared to share in a civil and safe environment. In the first session we learn, then we discuss in the second and finally we share.
Over the next three sessions we will aim to bust myths surrounding mental illness, destroy stigmas and provide strategies for restorative healing.
In this first session we will look at mental illness throughout history; how those afflicted have been treated. We will learn about mental illness through the lenses of art and poetry. Then finally will define terms and set up a rich context for the following two sessions.
Library: Downtown Library
Location: Beems Auditorium B
Status: Closed

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